Isaiah 47:1-6 CSB

The Fall of Babylon

1 "Go down and sit in the dust, Virgin Daughter Babylon. Sit on the ground without a throne, Daughter Chaldea! For you will no longer be called pampered and spoiled.

References for Isaiah 47:1

      2 Take millstones and grind meal; remove your veil, strip off [your] skirt, bare your thigh, wade through the streams.
      3 Your nakedness will be uncovered, and your shame will be exposed. I will take vengeance; I will spare no one.a

      References for Isaiah 47:3

        • a 47:3 - Hb obscure
          4 The Holy One of Israel is our Redeemer; the Lord of Hosts is His name.
          5 "Daughter Chaldea, sit in silence and go into darkness. For you will no longer be called mistress of kingdoms.
          6 I was angry with My people; I profaned My possession, and I placed them under your control. You showed them no mercy; you made your yoke very heavy on the elderly.